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By The Hon. George Kuksuk
For Mining Explorers 

Mining Explorers 2014: Abundant minerals bode well for future

Federal, local governments invest in detailed geological mapping of vast territory to spur investment in exploration, development


Last updated 11/2/2014 at Noon

Nunavut's landmass, including the internal waters and offshore lands as legislated by the "Nunavut Act," occupies roughly a quarter of Canada's land mass. With such a large amount of land and unexplored territory, there is a strong promise of abundant resources yet to be discovered. At present, at least half of Nunavut is unmapped at a detailed scale and geologically, is poorly understood.


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